Indigenous rangers from Great Barrier Reef have been given the chance to learn how to scuba dive and gain hands-on experience caring for the Great Barrier Reef thanks to the Reef Joint Field Management Program, jointly funded by the Queensland and Australian Governments.
The Palaszczuk Government will recruit a specialised squad of trained biosecurity officers to boost the states frontline defences against outbreaks of devastating Foot and Mouth and Lumpy Skin Diseases.
Rural Fire Service volunteers from the Stanthorpe area celebrated Rural Fire Service Week with the presentation of the regional Young Volunteer of the Year Award, a medal ceremony and the opening of a new Rural Fire Brigade station
To coincide with Rural Fire Service Week celebrations, Minister for Fire and Emergency Services Mark Ryan MP joined Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) Commissioner Greg Leach to officially open the new Rollingstone Rural Fire Brigade Station.
Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, Mark Ryan, joined Queensland Fire and Emergency Services Commissioner Greg Leach to induct 12 firefighter recruits into its ranks today at a ceremony in Townsville.